The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office law enforcement training academy is getting ready to graduate their 108th class. The ceremony will be Thursday, June 19th, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. in the Contraband Room on the 2nd floor at the Lake Charles Civic Center.

The CPSO's training facility not only trains their Deputies but deputies and police officers from other cities from a five parish area.

Wow 108 classes. Some of you may know this but some may not. I was a Deputy with the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's office for 10 years and I am a proud member of the 61st basic graduating class. I graduated in June 1997.

Kim Myers (

Here is when and where the event will take place.

The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office Training Academy will hold its 108th Basic Law Enforcement Graduation Ceremony Thursday, June 19 at 10:30 a.m. in the Contraband Room on the 2nd floor at the Lake Charles Civic Center.

Twenty-four (24) cadets representing Beauregard Parish Sheriff’s Office, Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office, Coushatta Police Department, DeRidder Police Department, Jeff Davis Sheriff’s Office, Office of Juvenile Justice, and Louisiana State Fire Marshal’s Office are participated in this graduating class.

The CPSO Training Academy trains all law enforcement agencies in Calcasieu, Cameron, Beauregard, Allen and Jeff Davis Parishes.


Source: Kim Myers CPSO

Congrats to all the graduating class! Be safe out there!